Tag: africa

April 16, 2007 / Text

This evening, through a series of coincidences and a thoughtful friend, I stumbled upon what is known as “Lloyd Time” at the always bustling Lloyd Hotel, here in Amsterdam. Although the name reminds me of the NYC cops that long ago declared it Giuliani time…

October 23, 2006 / Text

The question is frequently posed: what do I like about living in Amsterdam. One common answer, that proves very true this season, is that it feels as though Amsterdam is the center of the world. Or rather; a meeting point for the world, en route…

October 10, 2006 / Text

If you don’t care about news regarding Somalia or Ethiopia, you suck. I had to start with that, because a little bird friend of mine at a powerful network just told me that his Atlanta based network doesn’t care about news from Africa. Which is…